Palisades crash kills Ferrari driver, injures golfer Bill Haas and another, also involves actor Luke Wilson
By City News Service The driver of a Ferrari was killed Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018, in a multi-vehicle crash in Pacific Palisades that injured the sportscar’s passesnger, pro golfer Bill Haas, seen above in a Feb. 1 photo. The driver of a BMW was also injured. (Photo by Robert Laberge/Getty Images)
PACIFIC PALISADES — Professional golfer Bill Haas was injured in Pacific Palisades in a crash that killed the driver of the Ferrari in which Hass was a passenger and injured the driver of another vehicle, it was reported today.
But Haas, who earlier had been reported to be stable with serious injuries, was released from the hospital early this morning, his manager, Allen Hobbs, said in a statement. He added that Haas will be heading home to Greenville, South Carolina, rather than play in the Genesis Open, which starts at Riviera Golf Course in Pacific Palisades Thursday.
Actor Luke Wilson was involved in a crash Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018, that killed a Ferrari driver, injured that vehicle’s passenger — pro golfer Bill Haas — and also injured the driver of a BMW. Wilson is seen above in a Jan. 18 photo. (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)
A third vehicle, driven by actor Luke Wilson, also was involved in the crash when it was clipped by one of the other vehicles, but Wilson did not sustain serious injuries, according to the website golfdigest.com.
The rollover collision was reported about 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the 500 block of Chautauqua Boulevard, according to Margaret Stewart of the Los Angeles Fire Department. One person was pronounced dead at the scene and two other people, a 35-year-old man reported to be Haas and a 50-year-old woman, were in serious condition when taken to a hospital, Stewart said.
The crash involved a Ferrari and a BMW, according to a report from the scene.
Haas, a […]